Senior Finance Business Partner for Procurement - Aarhus

Can you help create value and growth across our global Procurement organisation? Will you be able to provide our Procurement Leadership Team with strategic financial advice and counselling? If so, you should apply for the vacant position as Senior Finance Business Partner, based from our headquarters in Aarhus.

Join our transformation journey

This is an exciting time to join Arla, as we embark further on a transformation journey across our whole organisation. Our Procurement department has been strengthening its position towards the global business, through an increased mandate and increased number of employees the last couple of years. To continue on this journey and support delivering cost savings and financial transparency across Arla globally, we are looking to recruit an experienced Senior Finance Business Partner.

As financial sparring partner for our Senior Vice President - Procurement and a member of the Procurement management team you will have first-hand information on strategic issues. You will provide the management team and line of business with clear input on current performance and work with gap closing activities to deliver on the Performance KPIs and expectations set for Procurement. Furthermore as a key activity you will work with the forecast and performance outlook to secure timely information about future expected changes/issues, to enable right decisions and a clear financial outlook.

You will enjoy close cooperation with colleagues in our procurement team but also with the wider Supply Chain Finance and Supply Chain teams with projects, analysis, performance management, best practice and other relevant tasks.

Sound business, controlling, accounting and finance acumen

You have a relevant Master’s degree and substantial business controlling competences. You have a number of years’ experience from a business oriented finance function as a Finance Business Partner or similar role. We prefer experience of working with a Procurement function, but other business areas will also be considered.

You enjoy working in a global FMCG environment, working closely with senior leadership and other stakeholders. Through your experience you have developed great skills in gaining a strong business understanding allowing you to act as a credible and trusted advisor and sparring partner.  

In addition, you are goal focused with a curious mind-set that encourages you to investigate new possibilities. Your business acumen and analytical mind-set allows you to successfully overcome complex challenges and deliver results.

Application & Contact

To apply, please click this LINK before 2nd February 2019. If you have further questions, please contact Vice

President Supply Chain Finance Mogens Kaspersen on +45 8938 1604